Zhanat Shybykbayev

Honored Worker of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

In 1995 he graduated from Almaty State Conservatory named after Kurmangazy obtaining degree in “Solo Singing” in the class of the professor G. Yesimov. From 1997 he was a soloist of Presidential Orchestra of the Republican Guards; from 2000 to 2013 he was a leading soloist of the National Opera and Ballet Theatre named after K. Baiseitova; in 2007 he did internship in Italy (Jesi).

From 2013 he has been a leading soloist of State Theatre of Opera and Ballet “Astana Opera”.

With guest performances he went to Japan, Germany, France, North Korea, Italy, Turkey, Russia, Turkmenistan and ect.


  • Diploma at the I International Competition named after N. Khalmamedov (Ashkhabad, 1995)
  • Silver prize at the International Festival “April Spring” (Phenyan)
  • Laureate of the I Prize at the International Festival “Shabyt” (Astana, 1998)
  • Recipient of the Order of “Kurmet” (2013)


Abay («Abay» by A. Zhubanov, L. Khamidi)
Zhanbota («Birzhan-Sara» by M. Tulebayev)
Nurym («Kamar-sulu» by Y. Rachmadiyev)
Bekezhan («Kyz Zhibek» by Y. Brusilovsky)
The Bonze («Madam Butterfly» by G. Puccini)
Count Monterone («Rigoletto» by G. Verdi)
Germont, Marchese D’Obigny («La Traviata» by G. Verdi)
Amonasro («Aida» by G. Verdi)
Zaretsky («Eugene Onegin» by P. Tchaikovsky)
Bartolo («Il Barbiere di Siviglia» by G. Rossini)
Bailli («Werther» by J. Massenet)
Figaro («Le Nozze di Figaro» by W.A. Mozart)
Scarpia («Tosca» by G. Puccini)